Boy, 13, killed in tragic moped accident

A young boy has died in a tragic moped accident in Erskine Park this morning.

About 3.10am Tuesday 24 November 2015, emergency services were called to Tyrone Place where they found a 13-year-old boy deceased on the road.

Early investigations suggest he was on a moped that collided with the rear of a semi-trailer parked in the street.


He suffered fatal head injuries and died at the scene.

It’s believed he was with another boy at the time of the crash that has run from the scene prior to the arrival of police.

A third boy remained at the scene and is assisting police with inquires.

A crime scene has been established while police conduct a full investigation.